PHYS5026 Dissertation in Experimental Physics
- 6 points
|Semester 1||UWA (Perth)||Face to face|
|Semester 2||UWA (Perth)||Face to face|
- Following the completion of PHYS5025 Research Proposal in Experimental Physics, and research projects parts 1 - 4 (PHYS5301 - PHYS5304), this unit draw conclusion to their research project. The students will be equipped with special experimental techniques, data analysis, and proper scientific writing skill. The students are to write a substantial dissertation document. The students will also be able to present their project in the departmental seminar and answer questions from both experimental expert, and general physicists.
- Students are able to (1) present research seminars to technical and general audiences; (2) use presentation tools to present scientific information; (3) explain and justify their research outcomes; and (4) generate a scientific document summarising their research work.
- Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) oral presentation; (2) research assessment; and (3) dissertation. Further information is available in the unit outline.
Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
- Unit Coordinator(s)
- Professor Li Ju
- Unit rules
- enrolment in 53560 Master of Physics (Experimental Physics specialisation)
completion of the core and complementary units for the Physics major
- Physics Research Project Part 4
- Unit Outline
- Semester 1_2019 [SEM-1_2019]
- The availability of units in Semester 1, 2, etc. was correct at the time of publication but may be subject to change.
- All students are responsible for identifying when they need assistance to improve their academic learning, research, English language and numeracy skills; seeking out the services and resources available to help them; and applying what they learn. Students are encouraged to register for free online support through GETSmart; to help themselves to the extensive range of resources on UWA's STUDYSmarter website; and to participate in WRITESmart and (ma+hs)Smart drop-ins and workshops.
- Books and other material wherever listed may be subject to change. Book lists relating to 'Preliminary reading', 'Recommended reading' and 'Textbooks' are, in most cases, available at the University Co-operative Bookshop (from early January) and appropriate administrative offices for students to consult. Where texts are listed in the unit description above, an asterisk (*) indicates that the book is available in paperback.